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Published: 06 June 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389613
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8961-3
Published: 21 June 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380795-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8079-5
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382508-061
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8250-8
Published: 20 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007609-088
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0760-9
...349 Dance on the Volcano Marie Chauvet Born in Haiti in 1916, Marie Chauvet is one of Haiti s most important twentieth- century voices. Author of the allegorical play La le gende des fleurs, as well as several masterful works of fiction Fille d Haïti (1954), La danse sur le volcan (1957), Fonds des...
Published: 27 March 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007616-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0761-6
...About twenty kilo meters south of Managua, the Masaya volcano reaches for the sky. It is one of nineteen that dot the map of the Central American coun- try, several of which erupt from time to time and then return to dormancy, waiting in silence before unexpectedly becoming active once more. Among...
Published: 24 September 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383932-064
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8393-2
Published: 24 September 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383932-065
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8393-2
Published: 07 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375876-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7587-6
... such as Bosques de Chihuahua received concessions that displaced the incipient projects of village-managed forestry in Rarámuri communities. In Michoacán, a state-wide logging ban and the eruption of the Paricutín volcano in 1943—along with extension efforts by the Ejidal Bank ( Banco Ejidal )—favored...
Published: 07 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7587-6
... such as Bosques de Chihuahua received concessions that displaced the incipient projects of village-managed forestry in Rarámuri communities. In Michoacán, a state-wide logging ban and the eruption of the Paricutín volcano in 1943—along with extension efforts by the Ejidal Bank ( Banco Ejidal )—favored...
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007456-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0745-6
...19 Pele Loses Her Temper Anonymous The Hawaiian creation myth, called the Pele cycle, involves two sisters: Pele, goddess of fire, lightning, and volcanoes, and N maka, goddess of the Ocean. Pele created the islands using volcanoes, but argued with her sister, who sent tidal waves to devas- tate...
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... Tunupa is among the oldest gods of the people of the southern Andean and Qollasuyu region and is associated with the creative and destructive forces of fire and volcanoes, thunder and lightning. In the classic version of Tunupa’s story, an elderly male figure travels from the north to the south...
Published: 27 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374183-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7418-3
... This chapter discusses a pair of events that continue to influence the politics of life and death in Colombia: the siege of the Palace of Justice in Bogotá by M-19 guerrillas and the eruption of the Nevado del Ruiz volcano that triggered a mudslide that buried the town of Armero. Centering on...
Published: 06 June 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389613-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8961-3
Published: 06 June 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389613-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8961-3
Published: 06 June 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389613-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8961-3
Published: 06 June 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389613-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8961-3
Published: 06 June 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389613-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8961-3
Published: 06 June 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389613-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8961-3
Published: 06 June 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389613-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8961-3
Published: 06 June 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389613-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8961-3